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ReplaceIgnoreCase

ReplaceIgnoreCase

Source

/// <summary>
/// Extension method to do case-insensitive string replace
/// </summary>
/// <param name="str">        </param>
/// <param name="pattern">    </param>
/// <param name="replacement"></param>
/// <returns></returns>
public static string ReplaceIgnoreCase(this string str, string pattern, string replacement)
{
    int count, position0, position1;
    count = position0 = position1 = 0;
    string upperString = str.ToUpper();
    string upperPattern = pattern.ToUpper();
    int inc = (str.Length / pattern.Length) *
              (replacement.Length - pattern.Length);
    char[] chars = new char[str.Length + Math.Max(0, inc)];
    while ((position1 = upperString.IndexOf(upperPattern,
                                      position0)) != -1)
    {
        for (int i = position0; i < position1; ++i)
            chars[count++] = str[i];
        for (int i = 0; i < replacement.Length; ++i)
            chars[count++] = replacement[i];
        position0 = position1 + pattern.Length;
    }
    if (position0 == 0) return str;
    for (int i = position0; i < str.Length; ++i)
        chars[count++] = str[i];
    return new string(chars, 0, count);
}

Example

var @string = ReplaceIgnoreCase("Test replace, test replace.", "Test", "tested");

Author: Unknown

Submitted on: 25 jul 2016

Language: C#

Type: String

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